Dictionary » H » Hydrogen peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide

(Science: chemical) hydrogen peroxide is produced by vertebrate phagocytes and is used in bacterial killing (the myeloperoxidase halide system).


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


[News] Frank Baker survives ''spontaneous combustion''

I also should mention that hydrogen peroxide and acetone exist in the cells, when these mix together above 10 c it creates an explosive chemical ...

See entire post
by Coelacanth
Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:50 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [News] Frank Baker survives ''spontaneous combustion''
Replies: 5
Views: 2258

Re: question for evolutionary biologist.

... operon gtsABCD. These genes are involved in the production of hydrogen peroxide, which is believed to be the principal virulence factor of the mycoides group of mycoplasmas ...

See entire post
by scottie
Thu Sep 13, 2012 1:22 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: question for evolutionary biologist.
Replies: 26
Views: 28312

Re: enzyme assay with thioredoxin

... observed that possible trace contaminants in DTT can cause breakdown of hydrogen peroxide that gets more severe with increasing temperature; not always though and especially ...

See entire post
by patrikstorm
Fri Apr 27, 2012 11:31 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: enzyme assay with thioredoxin
Replies: 2
Views: 1556

BCYE agar plates and legionella culture

... carbon, and vitamins in BCYE Agar Base. Activated Charcoal decomposes hydrogen peroxide, a metabolic product toxic to Legionella spp., and may also collect carbon dioxide ...

See entire post
by LedBulb900Lumen
Thu Jan 05, 2012 2:37 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: BCYE agar plates and legionella culture
Replies: 3
Views: 3126

Theories - Origin of Life

scottie Oxygen was first associated with the whole hydrogen due to an excess of hydrogen. But after the dissipation of most of the ... these first settlers were stored after photosynthesis in the form of oxygen, peroxides, and hydrogen - in the form of hydrocarbons. But if by the time of colonization ...

See entire post
by LeoPol
Fri Sep 30, 2011 10:18 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 921447
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 8,237 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link